Al Capone Does My Shirts

Simile in the book Al capone does my shirts

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In the book, Al Capone Does My Shirts, there are a large number of similes running throughout the work. Here are a few of them:

I think about going in my room now, but it smells like the inside of an old lunch bag in there. page 5

Her hair is like mine—brown and blonde all mixed up like birdseed. page 11

My voice squeals high like a rodent’s. pg 40

In some ways she is very predictable, more like a clock than a human being. page 145

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